Raleigh Ritchie is the stage name of Bristol-born Adulthood and Game of Thrones actor Jacob Anderson.
His electronic-influenced R&B pop first gained recognition on the Adulthood soundtrack in 2008, where he recorded "I Need Love" with British rapper Plan B. Soon after, he signed to Columbia
Records and balanced his acting career with his blossoming musical repertoire. Incorporating such diverse influences such as Erykah Badu
, David Bowie
, and Stevie Wonder
, Ritchie's first EP, The Middle Child, was released free to fans as a digital download in 2013. Ritchie's notable performances in his role of Grey Worm in the hit TV series Game of Thrones enlarged his ever-growing audience, and his 2014 video for single "Stronger Than Ever" -- taken from his second EP Black and Blue -- got over a million views on YouTube. ~ Scott Kerr, Rovi